Acidity is a very common metabolic problem affecting the stomach. Acidity leads to the increased production of acid (hydrochloric acid) in the stomach.
The indications of acidity include:
• Heartburn, burning chest pain behind sternum for a longer period
• Gas formation and pain in the stomach
• Dyspepsia and abdominal pain
• Formation of ulcer in the esophagus and stomach
• Vomiting tendency, coughing and reluctance for food in case of children